Most people get excited when talking about a classic car investment. Most investors want to know exactly how much their automobile is worth after restoring it and fixing it up. Here is how to get your car appraised so you will know what your investment is worth.

Auto Appraisal Network; is a network of auto appraisers that have been proven to among the best in giving a fair appraisal for classic cars.

Search for a reliable appraiser in your area. Look for one who has been in the business for many years or someone you can trust because they have been recommended by a reliable person. If you do not know anyone you can check your local yellow pages directory. Most of these appraisers will be able to give you the worth of your vehicle. You can also try registering your car for a classic car show or exhibition. These car shows usually have appraisers roaming the area. Most are more than willing to provide their expertise and offer their services.

When looking for an appraiser, check their credentials. There are some bad apples in this industry that misrepresent themselves. I know of several convicted felons working as appraisers. They talk about vast experience and name drop some of the most prominent names in the industry, but they don't do their research, they fail to properly document your vehicle and provide you with an unbiased appraisal of your car. Ask a potential appraiser; Have you ever been convicted of a felony? Can the appraiser provide a sample report in which the method of appraisal isn